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Information for Visiting/Transient Students

Welcome to Winthrop University's Summer Session!  Visiting (also known as "transient") students are those who are pursuing a degree at another college or university and want to take summer classes at Winthrop to transfer back to their home institution.

Getting Started

Before registering for summer session classes you must submit an application for transient admission.

Undergraduate Students:

  • Please go to to create a portal account. After the account has been created, select Start an Application and submit our Non-Degree application via your portal account.
  • If the Winthrop course you want to take requires a pre-requisite, an official copy of your transcript must be sent to the Office of Admissions. 
  • Submit Winthrop's Undergraduate transient permission form or a copy of the permission form from your current college/university.
  • For questions about the undergraduate admissions process, call 803/323-2191.

Graduate Students:

Signing Up for Classes

Upon notification that you have been admitted as a transient student you may register for classes:

1. View course offerings.

2. Read registration procedures.

Before Class Begins - Orientation

This online orientation will help you get familiar with Winthrop University. Welcome to Winthrop and enjoy your summer session!  

Academic Computing

The Winthrop University Bookstore

Campus Map

Dacus Library

Directions to Winthrop

Faculty Directory

Fee Payment Information

Office of Financial Aid

Health and Counseling Services

International Student Information

Student IDs

Student Insurance

Traffic and Parking Regulations

Winthrop University Transcript Request Form (PDF, includes instructions)

Winthrop University Student Handbook (pdf - 1.49 MB)
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